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Johanna Martzy, Vol. 3

Martzy / Mozart / Bach / Bartok
Release Date: 05/13/2014 
Label:  Doremi Records   Catalog #: 8034   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartJohann Sebastian BachBéla BartókAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  Johanna Martzy
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Johanna Martzy was one of the top violinists of the 20th century, and a true icon. Now, more than 30 years after her death, she has a cult following and her recordings are highly sought-after by collectors. On this 2 CD set, which includes live broadcasts and performances, nearly all selections are released here for the first time. - Allegro

Featured Artists:
Johanna Martzy: violin/Adolph Hallis: piano/István Hajdu: piano/George Szell: conductor/Hans Müller-Kray: conductor/André Cluytens: conductor
Johanna Martzy was one of the top violinists of the 20th century, and a true icon. Now, more than 30 years after her death, she has a cult following and her recordings are highly sought-after by collectors. On this 2 CD set, which includes live broadcasts and performances, nearly all selections are released here for the first time. - Allegro

Featured Artists:
Johanna Martzy: violin/Adolph Hallis: piano/István Hajdu: piano/George Szell: conductor/Hans Müller-Kray: conductor/André Cluytens: conductor Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra no 1, Sz 87 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; Budapest, Hungary 
4.
Romanian Folkdances (6) for Piano, Sz 56 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Budapest, Hungary 
5.
Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in D major, RV 10 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
7.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108: 3rd movement, Un poco presto e con sentimento by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
8.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108: 4th movement, Presto agitato by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
9.
Pičce en forme de Habańera by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907; France 
10.
Nocturne and Tarantella, Op. 28 by Karol Szymanowski
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915; Poland 
11.
Arabesques (7) for Violin and Piano, H 201a: no 1 by Bohuslav Martinu
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
12.
La vida breve: Spanish Dance by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1904-1905; Spain 
Notes: Arranged by Fritz Kreisler. 
13.
Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 17 by Josef Suk
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; Prague, Czech Republ 

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